Today's local news highlights bring us positive news in retail and the housing market.
Back in February we posted about the $10-million expansion planned for the Woodburn Company Stores. A story from the Portland Business Journal reports that 10 of the 16 new stores in the expansion will be ready for back-to-school shopping. The rest will open in time for the Black Friday shopping rush after Thanksgiving. You can find the complete list of new retailers in the full article.